Domodossola is on Italian soil. Up to this point, Swiss, German and private locomotives can run under the AC 15kV power system of Switzerland. Further south it continues with DC 3kV.
What an experience: It feels like tunnel - station - tunnel - station - tunnel - station. And always the view of the sea. It happens that the distance between the tunnels is so short that the plat... (more)
A Rome - Genoa EuroStar City train passing Manarola on the Cinque Terre.
Photo train organized by the "Italy on rail" association by Fondazione FS Italiane, on the "Canicattì - Gela" line, composed of a Diesel-electric locomotive type D345 and 4 vin... (more)
Sulmona-Carovilli photographic train with the railcar FS ALn556.2331 photographed parked at the Cansano station.
Transiting this morning from Pistoia and heading north, here is the legendary "Arlecchino" ETR-250. This is the only one of the four rapid electric trains of the 1960s that survived the demolition... (more)
The electric locomotive E-656-023, a few years ago after being withdrawn from service, and after a perfect aesthetic and mechanical restoration work was brought back to its original livery in blue... (more)
HectorRail 251.011+008 - Nossen
Since the year 2018 the freight services between Rhäsa, Nossen and Stendell has been dispatched by HectorRail instead of DB Cargo. Since then there is no mo... (more)
FS E464.550 - Sant'Ambrogio di Torino
Sfm3 4318 Torino Porta Nuova (12:45) - Susa (13:53)
The E.424.005, photographed in the Pistoia depot, is currently one of the very few historic electric locomotives of this class, perfectly restored and is still active for towing historic trains.
Golden Cottian Alps
Regional train 22974 Limone Piemonte (15:32) - Fossano (16:36) pushed by E464.132 is passing Maddalene station at the Golden hour. This kind of shot is only possible in... (more)
Special photo train managed by "Italia On Rails"
Two way, One Train
Since October 2019, The Stadler Bimodal trains entered service between Torino and Aosta, a line that is Electrified until Ivrea, were the BMU switches to Diesel and go f... (more)